The Royal Photographic Society is an international, modern and forward-looking organisation with a distinguished past. The Society promotes photography and image-making by bringing a creative community together and seeks to help photographers, at all levels, develop their skills.


Workshops and Lectures

We organise many inspiring and informative educational events a year which are open to both members and non-members to attend.

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Online Courses

Digital photography: creating and sharing better images - a 10 week course which has been developed with the Open University.

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Learning Zone

Interact with other photographers, learn tips and tricks, look at other peoples work for inspiration and learn how you can move forward with your work.

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Project Funding

Have a fantastic photography project in mind but just can't afford to fund it? Then this section, which outlines details of our bursaries, is for you.

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Downloadable documents that you may find useful as a photographer or teaching professional, ranging from photographic guidelines to education documents.

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Workshop Testimonials


”Very good course I feel enlightened about my camera.“

One Day Introduction to your DSLR, Workshop Participant

”This workshop was one of the best I have attended, in many fields, over the last 40 years, Colin was brilliant.“

Shooting for Stock, Workshop Participant